Discover Texas Field Trip Funding Ideas

Up to $5,000 Road Scholarships from SYTA Youth Foundation

Student Youth Travel Association Youth Foundation offers Road Scholarships of up to $5,000 for groups of students taking part in educational travel including Discover Texas Field Trips. All Road Scholarship applications must be submitted by an educator or designated school official. There is an opportunity to apply for this scholarship each spring and fall. Dates for the current application window follow.

Application Period: Will reopen in fall 2024.


Walmart Local Community Grants

Local community grants are awarded through an open application process and provide funding directly from Walmart and Sam’s Club facilities to local organizations in the U.S. Local Community grants range from a minimum of $250 to a maximum of $5,000.

Donors Choose

Donors Choose is an organization that connects teachers’ requests for donations with donors.

Possible Sponsors

  • Corporate Sponsorships – Parents may help with networking
  • Parent Teacher Association
  • Your school district's Education Foundation
  • Use this Sponsorship Request Template Letter to request a donation

Activities to Fundraise